Monday Night Raw – September 30, 2002: The Sledgehammer of Reality

Monday Night Raw Date: September 30, 2002 Location: Compaq Center, Houston, Texas Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’ll wrap the month up here with less than three weeks to go before No Mercy, which hasn’t even been addressed yet. All I know is we’re going to be seeing a lot more of Ric Flair and […]

Monday Night Raw – September 23, 2002: The Bad Times Are Here

Monday Night Raw Date: September 23, 2002 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the night after Unforgiven and the big story on the Raw side is Ric Flair joining forces with HHH to form….well to form nothing at the moment but that’s the only noteworthy thing that happened last night. […]

Monday Night Raw – September 9, 2002: The Long Form Joke

Monday Night Raw Date: September 9, 2002 Location: Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler So there’s a new World Champion and that means we get to hear about how amazing HHH really is. That’s been the case around here for a long time but you can feel it cranking into a much […]

Monday Night Raw – September 2, 2002: They Almost Broke Me

Monday Night Raw Date: September 2, 2002 Location: Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler So uh, we don’t have a World Champion around here anymore because Brock Lesnar is the second latest casualty of the Brand Wars. The latest casualty is the Undertaker, who went back to Smackdown when Stephanie basically just […]

Monday Night Raw – August 26, 2002 (2017 Redo): The Champion as a Prop

Monday Night Raw Date: August 26, 2002 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re past Summerslam and that means a lot of things have changed. To begin with, Shawn Michaels shocked the world and beat HHH in one heck of a street fight. Other than that, Brock […]

Monday Night Raw – August 19, 2002 (2017 Redo): The Summer Heats Up

Monday Night Raw Date: August 19, 2002 Location: Norfolk Scope, Norfolk, Virginia Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Summerslam 2002 and there’s actually a big match set up here as the Rock isn’t defending the WWE World Title against HHH. The other question is what Brock Lesnar will be doing […]

Monday Night Raw – August 12, 2002: They Can Do It

Monday Night Raw Date: August 12, 2002 Location: Key Arena, Seattle, Washington Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler With less than two weeks to go before Summerslam, it might be nice to add a few matches to the card. Unless I’m missing something, all we have at the moment is Rock vs. Lesnar and HHH vs. […]

Monday Night Raw – August 5, 2002: This is Worse Than Katie Vick

Monday Night Raw Date: August 5, 2002 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Summerslam continues to approach and that means we’re in need of some major matches. The big story around here though is someone attacking Shawn Michaels, sending HHH right back into caring about his former best friend who he […]

Monday Night Raw – July 29, 2002: The Turn After the Turn Before the Turn

Monday Night Raw Date: July 29, 2002 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re officially in the HHH Era on Raw but unfortunately he doesn’t really have a lot to do yet. Last week HHH debuted on the show and turned heel by beating up Shawn Michaels, but there’s absolutely […]

Smackdown – July 25, 2002: Who’s That Jumping Off the Cage?

Smackdown Date: July 25, 2002 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s another big night for Smackdown as we have the in ring debut of Rey Mysterio as well as the Smackdown debut of Brock Lesnar, who Stephanie stole this past Monday. We’re also getting ready for Summerslam and that’s the best […]